Daily Absheron Tour



Duration of tour: 4 hours
Length of the route: 75 km
Pick-up & Drop-off: Old Town entrance
Price : 29$

Tour program:

14:00 - Meeting with the guide at the entrance of the Old Baku (Qosha Qala Qapisi - Twin Gates) and starting to the Absheron Peninsula Sightseeing tour:
Visiting Fire Worshippers’ Temple – Ateshgah: The temple was built over a pocket of natural gas that fuelled a vent providing an ‘eternal’ fire which Zoroastrians used to worship.
Later continue to visit “Yanardag” – “Fire Mountain”: a natural gas fire that blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula near Baku which itself is known as the “land of fire.” Flames jet into the air 3 meters from a thin, porous sandstone layer